Shmita Laws: Clarifyng Basic Shmitta Guidelines


This Jewish year, 5782, is halachically treated as a Sabbatical year, known as Shmitta, in the Land of Israel.  As such it would be in place to clarify the three basic halachic approaches to Shmitta observance today as well as offer some background on Shmitta laws in general.   The year of Shmitta is referred to by the Torah (Vayikra 26:6) as “Shabbat HaAretz”, […]